Authorities in Cologne, Germany have announced that the Azan will be allowed on loudspeakers on Fridays. Cologne Mayor said: "Our Muslim citizens are an integral part of our city. Hearing the call to prayer alongside church bells shows that we value diversity”.
Illinois, USA has adopted a new law that allows student athletes the freedom to modify uniforms for cultural, religious reasons, which means that Muslim female athletes are allowed to wear the veil and modest fashion without the need for a waiver or a penalty.
A Muslim imam called "Sabah Al-Zafar" started a campaign in New Zealand called "Meet a Muslim Family", during which he invites New Zealanders to have dinner with Muslims and ask questions about Islam, with the aim of correcting the negative views about Muslims.